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0-4-0 contractor's engine 'ABERDEEN' end tipping at Rothley

0-4-0 contractor's engine 'ABERDEEN' end tipping at Rothley

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L2366. A somewhat precarious position for the Manning Wardle & Co. 'F' class 0-4-0 saddle tank 'ABERDEEN' (No. 1014), seen here end tipping on a huge spoil embankment near Rothley Brook, Leicestershire. Henry Lovatt & Co. of Wolverhampton was the contractor responsible for building this section of the Railway (Contract No.2, Leake to Aylestone).
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - Black and white
Formatdimension.H - 117mm
dimension.W - 162mm
IdentifierNewton - V 6/1
SourceS. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationcopy of - glass plate negative
part of - S. W. A. Newton Collection
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Rothley, Leicestershire (O.S. Ref: 457000 311700)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council